Anna M. Napoles-Springer

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BACKGROUND Standardized means to identify patients likely to benefit from language assistance are needed. OBJECTIVE To evaluate the accuracy of the U.S. Census English proficiency question (Census-LEP) in predicting patients' ability to communicate effectively in English. DESIGN We investigated the sensitivity and specificity of the Census-LEP alone or(More)
BACKGROUND Clinician's knowledge of a woman's cancer family history (CFH) and counseling about health-related behaviors (HRB) is necessary for appropriate breast cancer care. OBJECTIVE To evaluate whether clinicians solicit CFH and counsel women on HRB; to assess relationship of well visits and patient risk perception or worry with clinician's behavior.(More)
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